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Resources for Agricultural Workers

If you are an agricultural worker who has been sexually victimized at work, there are a variety of resources available to you. You can call the crisis hotlines or community-based organizations listed below for counseling or support. If you would like to file a complaint against your employer, the legal aid organizations below can help. You can also call one of the state agencies listed below or the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, to make a claim against your employer. The crisis hotlines, legal aid and community-based organizations, and the EEOC can offer assistance in Spanish.

Rape/Sexual Violence Crisis Hotlines and Support GroupsLegal Aid OrganizationsCommunity-based Organizations • Government Workplace Civil Rights Agencies

Rape/Sexual Violence Crisis Hotlines and Support Groups

After Silence

Online support group

Arte Sana

State-by-state resource listing

Casa de Esperanza

Hotline: 651-772-1611

National Center for Victims of Crime Victim

Hotline: 800-799-7233

Polaris Project Hotline

Hotline: 888-373-7888 or text BeFree (233733)

Rape Abuse and Incest National Network

Hotline: 800-656-HOPE

Safe Horizon

Hotline: 212-227-3000

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Legal Aid Organizations

Arizona

Community Legal Services

800-852-9075

California

California Rural Legal Assistance

Listing of local offices

Colorado

Colorado Legal Services

303-866-9366

Connecticut

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

Florida

Florida Legal Services

800-277-7447

Georgia

Georgia Legal Services Program

800-537-7496

Idaho

Idaho Legal Aid Services

208-454-2591 or 208-734-7024

Illinois

Illinois Migrant Legal Assistance Project

800-445-9025

Indiana

Indiana Legal Services

800-869-3505

Iowa

ASISTA

515-244-2469

Iowa Legal Aid

800-532-1275

Maine

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

Maryland

Maryland Legal Aid

800-444-4099

Massachusetts

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

Victim Rights Law Center

877-758-8132

Michigan

Farmworker Legal Services of Michigan

800-968-4046

Migrant Legal Aid

616-454-5055

Minnesota

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services

888-575-2954

Missouri

Legal Aid of Western Missouri

816-474-9868

Montana

Montana Legal Services Association

800-666-6899 or 800-666-6899

Nebraska

Legal Aid of Nebraska

308-632-4734 or 877-250-2016

New Hampshire

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

New Hampshire Legal Aid

800-639-5290

New Mexico

New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty

505-255-2840

New Mexico Legal Aid

575-541-4800

New Jersey

Legal Services of New Jersey

888-576-5529

South Jersey Legal Services

856-964-2010

New York

Worker Justice Center of New York

800-905-9644

The Legal Aid Society of Mid New York

800-804-8575

North Carolina

Legal Aid of North Carolina

800-777-5869

Ohio

Advocates for Basic Legal Equality

866-837-8832 or 800-837-0814

Oregon

Legal Aid Services of Oregon

List of local offices

Oregon Law Center

877-726-4381

Victim Rights Law Center

855-411-5477

Pennsylvania

Friends of Farmworkers

800-729-1607

Philadelphia Legal Assistance

888-541-1544

Villanova University School of Law Farmworker Legal Aid Clinic

866-655-4419

Rhode Island

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

South Carolina

South Carolina Legal Services

888-346-5592

Texas

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid

615-750-1200

Utah

Utah Legal Services

800-662-4245

Vermont

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

800-879-7463

Virginia

University of Virginia School of Law Employment Law Clinic

800-763-7323

Legal Aid Justice Center

866-534-5243

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society

888-200-8479

Washington

Columbia Legal Services

206-464-1122

Northwest Justice Project

888-201-1012

Wisconsin

Legal Action of Wisconsin

800-362-3904

Wyoming

Legal Aid of Wyoming

877-432-9955

National

National Employment Law Project

212-285-3025

Southern Poverty Law Center

334-956-8200

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Community-based Organizations

National

National Farm Worker Ministry

314-726-6470

California

Campesinas Unidas

559-359-4356

Frente Indígena Oaxaqueño Binacional

559-512-0797

Lideres Campesinas

805-486-7776

Florida

Coalition of Florida Farmworkers Organizations

305-246-0357 or 239-657-7272

Coalition of Immokalee Workers

239-657-8311

Farmworkers Association of Florida

407-886-5151

North Carolina

North Carolina Farmworkers Project

919-894-7406

Oregon

Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste (PCUN)

503-982-0243

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Government Workplace Civil Rights Agencies

Federal Agencies

EEOC

General information

Sexual harassment

How to file a claim

Local offices

State Agencies

Alaska

Commission for Human Rights

800-478-4692

California

Department of Fair Employment and Housing

800-884-1684

Colorado

Division of Civil Rights

711-894-2997

Connecticut

Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities

800-477-5737

Delaware

Office of Human Relations

877 544-8626

Florida

Commission on Human Relations (en Español)

800-342-8170

Hawaii

Civil Rights Commission

808-586-8636

Idaho

Commission on Human Rights

888-249-7025

Illinois

Department of Human Rights

312-814-6200

Indiana

Civil Rights Commission

800-628-2909

Iowa

Civil RIghts Commission

515-281-4430

Kansas

Human Rights Commission

785-296-3206

Kentucky

Human Rights Commission

800-292-5566

Louisiana

Commission on Human Rights

225-342-6969

Maine

Human Rights Commission

207-624-6290

Maryland

Commission on Civil RIghts

800-637-6247

Massachusetts

Commission Against Discrimination

617-994-6000

Michigan

Civil Rights Commission

517-335-3165

Minnesota

Department of Human Rights

800-657-3704

Missouri

Commission on Human Rights

573-751-3325

Montana

Human Rights Bureau

800-542-0807

Nebraska

Equal Opportunity Commission

800-642-6112

New Hampshire

Commission for Human Rights

603-271-2767

New Jersey

Division on Civil Rights

609-292-4605

New Mexico

Human Rights Bureau

800-566-9471

New York

Division of Human Rights

718-722-2060

North Carolina

Human Relations Commission

866-324-7474

North Dakota

Human Rights Division

800-582-8032

Ohio

Civil Rights Commission

614-466-2785

Oregon

Civil Rights Division

971-673-0764

Pennsylvania

Human Relations Commission

717-787-4410

Rhode Island

Commission for Human Rights

401-222-2661

South Carolina

Human Affairs Commission

800-521-0725

South Dakota

Division of Human Rights

605-773-3681

Tennessee

Human Rights Commission

800-251-3589

Texas

Texas Workforce Division, Civil Rights Division

888-452-4778

Utah

Antidiscrimination & Labor Division

801-530-6801

Vermont

Human Rights Commission

800-416-2010

Virginia

Human Rights Council

804-225-2292

Washington

Human Rights Commission

800-233-3247

West Virginia

Human Rights Commission

304-558-2616

Wisconsin

Division of Workforce Development, Equal Rights Division

608-266-6860

Wyoming

Department of Workforce Services

307-777-7261

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